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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
ZMT109 History of Agriculture and deontology I 927001 1 1 4
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The vision and knowledge of the students on importance and development of agriculture are expected to increase at the end of the class.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Yusuf DEMİR
Learning Outcomes
  1. Understanding of the strategically importance of agriculture and agricultural lands
  2. Understanding of farming as a profession of future and evolution of agricultural stages
  3. Discussing the effects of farming on social life of different societies in the past
  4. Debates on the effects of the countries and multinational companies on agriculture and the lands in today
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Demirci, A., Özçelik, A., 1986. Tarım Tarihi. Ankara Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi Yayınları, Yayın No: 976, 138 s., Ankara.
Eriş, A. 2002. Tarım Deontolojisi. Uludağ Üniversitesi, Ziraat Fakültesi, Ders Notları No: 88, 113 s.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Agricultural and historical development in the different civilizations in the world
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Importance of Agriculture and Archeobotany Reading, Literature review
2.Historical stages and development of farming Reading, Literature review
3.Agriculture in the Asia Reading, Literature review
4.The fertile crescent Reading, Literature review
5.Agriculture in Mesopotamian and Egyptian Civilizations Reading, Literature review
6.Agriculture in Anatolian Civilizations Reading, Literature review
7.Agriculture in Seljuk and Ottomans Reading, Literature review
8.Agricultural development in Europe before and after industrial revolution Reading, Literature review
9.Midterm exam
10.Agriculture in Andalusia Reading, Literature review
11.Agricultural Development in America Reading, Literature review
12.Agriculture in Africa and Australia Reading, Literature review
13.Agriculture and Agricultural Development in Turkey Reading, Literature review
14.Definition and scope of agricultural engineering Reading, Literature review
15.Legislation on agricultural engineering in Turkey Reading, Literature review
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Self Study14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12020
Individual Study for Final Examination12020